The Vice of Voluntourism

The Vice of Voluntourism

Top of Mind with Julie Rose - Radio Archive, Episode 995 , Segment 2

Episode: Gas Prices, Voluntourism, Doppelgängers, Memory and Eating Habits

  • Jan 29, 2019 11:00 pm
  • 22:13 mins

Guest: Andrea Freidus, Assistant Professor of Anthropology, University of North Carolina Charlotte In the dead of winter, it’s pretty common to start planning a summer vacation. There are lots of nonprofits and church groups that would love to have you make that trip a volunteer opportunity. You can visit some far off country and experience a new culture while also “doing some good” in the form of digging a well or distributing medicine or doing repairs at an orphanage.

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